High School Students
If you're thinking about going to college when you graduate from high school but aren't sure where to start, you've come to a great place. Maybe you're the first in your family to go to college, or maybe you think you can't afford a college education, or you believe you might not be college material. No matter what your circumstance, Westwood College is here to help you achieve your career goals.
High School Guidebook
Choosing the right college
The decision you make as a high school student in regards to what direction you will take after high school will have a profound impact on your life. Education is not a one-size-fits-all situation. So how do you find a place to learn what you need to do to get ready to go to college? We can help you sort it out and learn more about choosing a college.
Paying for college
A college degree is a smart investment from which you can reap a lot of future benefits. But, going to college and getting a degree requires preparation, planning, and financial sacrifice. We know that paying for college can be a big concern. We can help you understand all the sources of money available1.
Career opportunities for college graduates
There are many interesting career possibilities available to those who have a college degree, as well as benefits that can go with some of those options. We can assist you in learning about in-demand jobs you might enjoy.
Getting a college degree is one of the best investments you can make in yourself. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, workers with an associate or bachelor's degree have higher median weekly earnings than those with just a high-school education.
1Available to those who qualify